Reference numberEC/1902/16
TitleSaunders, Edward: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationUnderwriter. Ex-Treasurer of the Entomological Society of London; one of the Editors of the Entomologist's Monthly Magazine; of acknowledged distinction for services to Entomology by his persevering researches; numerous and very accurate writings, and unsparing readiness to help other workers in all parts of the world; author of some hundred and forty contributions to the Entomologist's Monthly Magazine, of sixteen papers in the Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, of four in the Journal of the Linnean Society of London, and of several works published in other scientific serials or independently; of these, dating from 1861 to the present day, it may suffice to specify: - 'A Revision of the Australian Buprestidae described by the Rev F W Hope' (Trans Ent Soc, LOnd, 1868, pt 1, pp 1-67, pl 1-4); 'Description of 50 New Species of the Genns 'Stigmodera'' (Journ Linn Soc, Lond, Zool ix, pp 460-483, 2 pls, 1868); 'Catalogue of the Species contained in the genus 'Buprestis', Linn, previous to its subdivision by Eschscholtz in 1829,' 1870; 'Catalogus Buprestidarum Synonymicus et Systematicus,' 1871; 'Description of Buprestidae collected in Japan by G Lewis, Esq' (Journ Linn Soc, Lond, Zool xi, pp 510-523, 1873); 'Notes on Buprestidae collevted by Professor Semper in the Philippine Islands, with description of New Species' (Trans Ent soc, Lond, 1874, pp 303-328); 'Remarks on the Hairs of some of our British Hymenoptera' (ibid, 1878, pp 169-172, pl 6); 'On the terminal segments of the Abdomen in 'Prospis' and other Anthophila' (ibid, 1882, pp 109-111, p l 6); 'Further Notes on the terminal segments of Aculeate Hymenoptera' (ibid, 1884, pp 251-267, pl 14); Index to Panzer's Fauna Insectorum Germaniae, 1888; 'On the Tongues of the British Hymenoptera Anthophila' (Journ Linn Soc, Lond, Zool xxiii, pp 410-432, 10 pls, 1890); ''Elenchus tenuicornis' (Kirby), and its host' (Ent Mon Mag, vol 28, p 297, 1892); and the two standard works: - 'Hemiptera Heteroptera of the British Isles,' 8vo, 342 pp, with 32 coloured plates, 1892; 'Hymenoptera Aculeata of the British Isles,' 8vo, 384 pp, with 52 coloured plates, 1896; at present engaged on a descriptive Catalogue of Aculeate Hymenptera collected in Algeria, !893-1897, by Rev A E Eaton.
ProposersR McLachlan; D Sharp; R Trimen; John Lubbock; Walsingham; T R R Stebbing; G F Wilson; Joseph D Hooker; E B Poulton; R Meldola
Extent1 sheet
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Saunders, Edward: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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